Smithson investment trust, the new global small- and mid-cap trust run by Terry Smith's Fundsmith, has smashed initial fundraising targets and looks set for the largest ever UK-listed trust launch after Neil Woodford's Patient Capital trust in 2015.
The board of Smithson initially targeted £250m for the new trust, but the figure was then raised to £600m following strong investor demand. However, this level has also now been exceeded and the board...
Two global vehicles
'Further plug advice gap'
Must appoint separate CEOs and boards
Advisers do come out well
Will report to Mark Till